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Family DIY fun crafts and projects

September 2014

Sticky Fingers Duct Tape Book Offers Easy Bow Making How-To

09/18/14

Sticky Fingers Duct Tape Book Offers Easy Bow Making How-To

Sophie Maletsky's new guide, published by Zest Books, is packed with fun crafts and DIY ideas kids and families can make out of colorful duct tape.

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Paper Craft Fun with Handprints, Garland and Kawaii Art

09/16/14

Paper Craft Fun with Handprints, Garland and Kawaii Art

This versatile craft material transforms into an acorn fall creation, decorative ribbon, cute Japanese critters and cool dividers for your kid's closet.

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Little One-Yard Wonders Book Review and Play Mat Project

09/11/14

Little One-Yard Wonders Book Review and Play Mat Project

Check out a new title that promises lots of sewing projects you can make for kids. Also, for the skilled seamstress, try one of its cool play-oriented patterns.

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Fall Crafting at Home: Tea Towels, Harry Potter Owl, More

09/09/14

Fall Crafting at Home: Tea Towels, Harry Potter Owl, More

Whether you're planning a kids party, want to capture autumn art in a frame or would rather keep summer going with ice pops, try these family DIY ideas.

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Recycled Art Caddy to Store Kids Back to School Supplies

09/04/14

Recycled Art Caddy to Store Kids Back to School Supplies

Crafting projects as a family, or letting kids freestyle, is a great creative outlet as class gets in gear. This storage tote makes it easy to DIY on the fly.

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Craft Roundup: Simple, Colorful Creations to Make with Kids

09/02/14

Craft Roundup: Simple, Colorful Creations to Make with Kids

Make your own jump rope, pompom balloons, rainbow marker organizer and washi tape straw shooters with this bright, happy array of family DIY fun.

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Reusable Canvas Snack Bags Craft Project

08/25/14

Reusable Canvas Snack Bags Craft Project

No need to invest in plastic bags for snacks between meals. Use your DIY skills to make one of these bags for back-to-school.

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